Celiac disease (CD) is an autoimmune enteropathy triggered by the ingestion of gluten-containing grains in genetically susceptible individuals. The consumption of gluten in CD causes self-perpetuating damage to the intestinal mucosal and its functionality becomes severely impaired. For CD patients, the gluten free diet is the only acceptable treatment to ...
22 January 2020Mimmo
Fascination of Plants Day The goal of the "Fascination of Plants Day" is to get as many people as possible around the world fascinated by plants and enthused about the importance of plant science for agriculture and sustainable production of nutritious food, as well as for horticulture, forestry and the production ...
13 May 2019Pasquale Del Vecchio
On the 29th January the final results obtained within the National funded project Safe&Smart of the Cl.A.N. - National Agrifood Cluster were presented during a workshop entitled “The project Safe&Smart: results and perspective”. The workshop took place at “Centro Ricerche ENEA” in Portici (Italy). Partners of the project, under the ...
2 February 2019Mimmo
On the 18th October 2018 in Brussels was held the 2nd International symposium “Food allergens: regulation, management and detection” organized by CER Groupe and ILVO (BE). Dr. Linda Monaci and Dr. Rosa Pilolli were invited speakers with the keynotes “ThrAll-EFSA project: detection and quantification of allergens in food and minimum ...
20 October 2018Mimmo
The Meeting entitled “Natural products in pest management: Innovative approaches for increasing their use“ was held from 25 to 29 September 2018. The Meeting was supported by the Rockefeller Foundation and the Co-operative Research Programme: Biological Resource Management for Sustainable Agricultural Systems (CRP) of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). This ...
3 October 2018Pasquale Del Vecchio
The Workshop entitled ‘Technological solutions for shipping perishable fruit & vegetable commodities from Apulia Region’ will held on February 23, 2018 at IFAC SpA, Acquaviva delle Fonti, Italy. This meeting is part of the dissemination activities of the CONTINNOVA Project, funded by Apulia Region "Aiuti a sostegno dei Cluster Tecnologici Regionali”. The ...
16 February 2018Mimmo
CNR-ISPA was awarded the EFSA grant on food allergens under the call GP/EFSA/AFSCO/2017/03 “Detection and quantification of allergens in foods and minimum eliciting doses in food allergic individuals” The project partnership formed from five organizations distributed in four different member states (UK, IT, BE and FR), brings together the group led ...
30 January 2018Mimmo
The Meeting entitled “Natural products in pest management: Innovative approaches for increasing their use“ will held from 25 to 29 September 2018 at the Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center on the Como Lake, Italy. The Meeting, proposed and organized by Dr. Maurizio Vurro (ISPA-CNR), Dr. Stephen Duke (USDA) and Prof. Antonio Evidente ...
18 January 2018Mimmo
CNR-ISPAparticipates in European research project on the use of jellyfish blooms as solutions for producing new products. Global climate change and the human impact on marine ecosystems result in decreasing the number of fish in the ocean. Since overfishing decreases the numbers of jellyfish competitors, their blooms are in rise. They ...
7 November 2017Pasquale Del Vecchio
MycoKey Kick off meeting in China will be held in Bejing at IPP CAAS from 6th to 7th June 2017. The European and Chinese representatives will present the two projects. The meeting will start with remarks from distinguished guests, host by Dr. Wang Lixia, Deputy Director of Department of International ...
9 June 2017Pasquale Del Vecchio